Implementation Structures: A New Unit of Administrative Analysis

  • Benny Hjern
  • David O. Porter
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Part of the Institut für Höhere Studien — Institute for Advanced Studies IHS-Studies book series (INHSIAS)


Once the legitimate use of formal organizations was confined to government agencies and business firms. It is now a (de facto) constitutional right in most Western countries used to further almost any kind of human activity and interest. The result is the “organizational society.”


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Benny Hjern
    • 1
  • David O. Porter
    • 2
  1. 1.International Institute of Management, WissenschaftszentrumBerlin 42Germany
  2. 2.Lyndon Baines Johnson School of Public AffairsUniversity of Texas at AustinAustinUSA

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